NASDAQ:CNAT - Conatus Pharmaceuticals Stock Price, Price Target & More

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$4.97 -0.02 (-0.40 %)
(As of 06/22/2018 04:00 PM ET)
Previous Close$4.97
Today's Range$4.88 - $5.07
52-Week Range$3.22 - $7.95
Volume3.13 million shs
Average Volume675,732 shs
Market Capitalization$156.63 million
P/E Ratio-8.15
Dividend YieldN/A
Conatus Pharmaceuticals logoConatus Pharmaceuticals Inc., a biotechnology company, focuses on the development and commercialization of novel medicines for the treatment of liver diseases in the United States. Its product candidates include Emricasan, an orally active pan-caspase protease inhibitor that is in Phase IIb clinical trials for post-orthotopic liver transplant as a result of hepatitis C virus infection with sustained viral response; for patients with portal hypertension; for patients liver fibrosis caused by nonalcoholic steatohepatitis; and for liver function. The company was founded in 2005 and is headquartered in San Diego, California.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Pharmaceutical preparations


Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.57
Current Ratio2.41
Quick Ratio2.41


Trailing P/E Ratio-8.15
Forward P/E Ratio-7.31
P/E GrowthN/A

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$35.38 million
Price / Sales4.22
Cash FlowN/A
Price / CashN/A
Book Value$0.93 per share
Price / Book5.34


EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)($0.61)
Net Income$-17,390,000.00
Net Margins-49.30%
Return on Equity-64.30%
Return on Assets-21.67%


Outstanding Shares30,060,000

Conatus Pharmaceuticals (NASDAQ:CNAT) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Conatus Pharmaceuticals' stock symbol?

Conatus Pharmaceuticals trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "CNAT."

How were Conatus Pharmaceuticals' earnings last quarter?

Conatus Pharmaceuticals Inc (NASDAQ:CNAT) announced its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, May, 2nd. The biotechnology company reported ($0.17) EPS for the quarter, meeting the Zacks' consensus estimate of ($0.17). The biotechnology company earned $9.74 million during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $8.88 million. Conatus Pharmaceuticals had a negative return on equity of 64.30% and a negative net margin of 49.30%. View Conatus Pharmaceuticals' Earnings History.

When is Conatus Pharmaceuticals' next earnings date?

Conatus Pharmaceuticals is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, August, 1st 2018. View Earnings Estimates for Conatus Pharmaceuticals.

What price target have analysts set for CNAT?

6 brokerages have issued 12 month price objectives for Conatus Pharmaceuticals' stock. Their forecasts range from $4.30 to $20.00. On average, they expect Conatus Pharmaceuticals' share price to reach $12.1414 in the next year. View Analyst Ratings for Conatus Pharmaceuticals.

Who are some of Conatus Pharmaceuticals' key competitors?

Who are Conatus Pharmaceuticals' key executives?

Conatus Pharmaceuticals' management team includes the folowing people:
  • Dr. Steven J. Mento, Co-Founder, Pres, CEO & Director (Age 66)
  • Dr. Keith W. Marshall MBA, Ph.D., Exec. VP, COO & CFO (Age 50)
  • Dr. David T. Hagerty, Exec. VP of Clinical Devel. (Age 63)
  • Dr. Alfred P. Spada, Co-Founder, Exec. VP of R&D and Chief Scientific Officer (Age 60)
  • Mr. Daniel L. Ripley, Sr. VP of Bus. Devel., Program & Alliance Management (Age 57)

Has Conatus Pharmaceuticals been receiving favorable news coverage?

News headlines about CNAT stock have trended somewhat negative recently, Accern reports. Accern ranks the sentiment of news coverage by reviewing more than 20 million blog and news sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Conatus Pharmaceuticals earned a media sentiment score of -0.02 on Accern's scale. They also assigned headlines about the biotechnology company an impact score of 46.70 out of 100, meaning that recent news coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the company's share price in the near term.

Who are Conatus Pharmaceuticals' major shareholders?

Conatus Pharmaceuticals' stock is owned by many different of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include MPM Asset Management LLC (8.20%), BlackRock Inc. (7.71%), Millennium Management LLC (1.19%), American Century Companies Inc. (0.36%), Alambic Investment Management L.P. (0.29%) and JPMorgan Chase & Co. (0.25%). View Institutional Ownership Trends for Conatus Pharmaceuticals.

Which institutional investors are selling Conatus Pharmaceuticals stock?

CNAT stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Millennium Management LLC and Alambic Investment Management L.P.. View Insider Buying and Selling for Conatus Pharmaceuticals.

Which institutional investors are buying Conatus Pharmaceuticals stock?

CNAT stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including BlackRock Inc., MPM Asset Management LLC, American Century Companies Inc., JPMorgan Chase & Co., Wells Fargo & Company MN and The Manufacturers Life Insurance Company . View Insider Buying and Selling for Conatus Pharmaceuticals.

How do I buy shares of Conatus Pharmaceuticals?

Shares of CNAT can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Conatus Pharmaceuticals' stock price today?

One share of CNAT stock can currently be purchased for approximately $4.97.

How big of a company is Conatus Pharmaceuticals?

Conatus Pharmaceuticals has a market capitalization of $156.63 million and generates $35.38 million in revenue each year. The biotechnology company earns $-17,390,000.00 in net income (profit) each year or ($0.61) on an earnings per share basis. Conatus Pharmaceuticals employs 35 workers across the globe.

How can I contact Conatus Pharmaceuticals?

Conatus Pharmaceuticals' mailing address is 16745 WEST BERNARDO DRIVE Suite 200, San Diego CA, 92127. The biotechnology company can be reached via phone at 858-376-2600 or via email at [email protected]

MarketBeat Community Rating for Conatus Pharmaceuticals (CNAT)

Community Ranking:  3.3 out of 5 (star star star)
Outperform Votes:  294 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  156 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  450
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Conatus Pharmaceuticals and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe CNAT will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe CNAT will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 6/23/2018 by Staff

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